The number of marathons in Ontario may surprise you

February 24th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

Check out the lengthy list of marathons in Ontario for 2017.


A brief history of the Niagara Falls Marathon

October 27th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in RaceGuide, Runs & Races | 4 Comments »

First run in 1974—and originally called the Niagara Skylon International Marathon—Niagara Falls is one of only a few running events in the world to start in one country and finish in another. RELATED: Destination […]


Raceguide.ca is now live

November 19th, 2014 by Dan Way | Posted in RaceGuide, Runs & Races | No Comments »

RaceGuide.ca is a comprehensive event database which aims to provide participants with essential event information on each and every running event in Canada. We offer a growing database of over 2,000 running races and events from […]


World Marathon Majors title on the line in New York

October 29th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The largest prize a marathon runner can win is on the line Sunday at the New York City Marathon. Kenyan Wilson Kipsang is the only athlete who still has a chance to overtake compatriot […]


New York City Marathon to see millionth finisher

October 28th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

On Sunday, the largest marathon in the world will see it’s millionth finisher cross the line. The 44-year-old New York City Marathon has been run every year except 2012 since 1970. Last year the race […]


Canada’s Rachel Hannah wins prestigious cross-country race

October 27th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The two winners of the Boston Athletic Association’s Mayor’s Cup cross-country championship were both from outside the United States, the women’s champion being Toronto’s Rachel Hannah. Hannah won the race through Boston’s Franklin Park, beating […]


Vancouver Rock ‘n’ Roll half-marathon rocks streets

October 27th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Competitor Group launched their second Canadian event on Sunday in Vancouver, combining the city’s oldest 10K and a brand new half-marathon for the Vancouver Rock ‘n’ Roll half-marathon. The weekend featured the signature live […]


Guelph sweeps OUA cross-country championships

October 27th, 2014 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Guelph University took home both men’s and women’s individual titles, as well as both team titles at the Ontario University Athletics cross-country championships today. The race, hosted by Queen’s University, took place on the […]


31 members of the same family running for Guinness Record

October 24th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The Hughes family is having a unique reunion this weekend. Thirty-one members of the family will converge on Dublin to chase a Guinness world record at the city’s marathon. According to the Irish Mirror, […]


Canadian women work together for Pan Am standard

October 24th, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

From the start of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, Lanni Marchant ran with the elite women. Behind her at a bit slower pace were two other Canadian women, working together to run Pan Am […]


Montenegro denies African runners for fear of Ebola

October 23rd, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

The small Balkan country of Montenegro has refused visas to 35 athletes from African countries before the Podgorica Marathon in the country’s capital, though none of those athletes come from countries affected by Ebola. […]


Kathrine Switzer to be inducted to NYRR Hall of Fame

October 23rd, 2014 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

The 2014 list of New York Road Runner Hall of Fame includes a pioneer in the world of women’s running, Kathrine Switzer. Now 67, Switzer was the first women to run the Boston Marathon […]